Noise Nuisance Reporting
- Loud music/noisy parties
- Dogs barking
- Household noise
If you are suffering from noise nuisance this could be investigated in a confidential manner. We work with Tower Hamlets Environmental Health Environmental Protection (EHEP).
Action we can take
If there is sufficient evidence of noise nuisance action will be taken against identified perpetrators.
Log sheets are important to gather evidence as this helps identify patterns and trends of noise nuisance.
They should be completed whenever an incident occurs. It must have the date, time and description of the noise being experienced. When completed they should be returned to your housing officer. You can access a log sheet via this link www.Spitalfieldsha.co.uk
Dealing with the problem yourself
Sometimes the most effective option is to discuss the problem with your neighbour.
Often people aren’t aware they are causing a problem. If that doesn’t work the Mediation Service may help you resolve a dispute. Contact your housing officer for more information.
If this informal approach is not successful you should report the incident to us. Also contact the council's EHEP section.
Reporting noise nuisance
Contact Spitalfields HA on 0207 392 5400
You can also contact Tower Hamlets Council: firstname.lastname@example.org
During office hours: 020 7364 5007
Emergency out-of-hours noise patrol: 020 7364 5007 or visit towerhamlets.gov.uk for more information.
EHEP officers can witness noise incidents and have the power to take legal action against those responsible for statutory noise nuisance. Confiscate the instrument etc